Friday, February 13
Jim Hill Media writes: "Disney execs are reportedly petrified about what they should do concerning the Oscar nomination that this Salvador Dalí - inspired animated short just received. Should the studio run an aggressive campaign in an effort to claim this acclaimed award, but then run the risk of allowing Destino's executive producer - Roy E. Disney - the opportunity to speak directly to 200 million TV viewers worldwide?"
Wednesday, February 11
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida (AP) -- A costumed Disney World employee was run over and killed by a float during a parade at the Magic Kingdom.
CNet reports: "Cable TV giant Comcast announced Wednesday that it was launching a surprise $66 billion bid to merge with Disney, a deal that would create one of the largest media and distribution companies in the world."